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[texts]Le recrutement des vocations a l'enseignement bilingue dans Ontario. : A la premiere convention biennale des Canadiens-Francais d'Ontario - Villeneuve, Jean-Marie-Rodrigue, 1883-1947
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Keywords: Bilingual Education
Downloads: 35
[texts]La educación intercultural bilingüe en América Latina: balance y perspectivas - Luis Enrique López, Wolfgang Küper
Seminario sobre Prospectiva de la Educación en la Región de América Latina y el Caribe. UNESCO/OREALC, Santiago de Chile, 23 al 25 de agosto del 2000 (coordinación: Simon Schwartzman) (background paper)
Keywords: Bilingual Education
Downloads: 201
[texts]The development and use of first and second languages in bilingual education: an introduction for educational planners in multicultural and multilingual contexts - Luis Enrique López, Wolfgang Küper
Seminario sobre Prospectiva de la Educación en la Región de América Latina y el Caribe. UNESCO/OREALC, Santiago de Chile, 23 al 25 de agosto del 2000 (coordinación: Simon Schwartzman) (background paper)
Keywords: Bilingual Education
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[texts]ERIC ED193953: An Evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs) as Used for the Diffusion of Bilingual Projects. Volume I: Summary Report. - ERIC
This report describes an evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs), sets of manuals and other materials intended to help a school district adopt and implement an exemplary education project. Four PIPs were evaluated in a field test, each PIP describing a different bilingual project. It was concluded that the awareness materials produced few applications for PIPs. Field-test sites that received PIPs tended not to follow PIP guidelines closely, but to adapt them extensively, often with goo...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Diffusion; Summative Evaluation
Downloads: 1
[audio]ESL Program
Discussing the pros and cons of ESL programs
Keywords: ESL programs; pros; cons; bilingual education
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[texts]ERIC ED291650: Bilingual Education Evaluation System: Abbreviated Recommendations for Meeting Title VII Evaluation Requirements. - ERIC
This document is designed to be used with the "Users' Guide". It is written for practitioners who are interested in meeting the federal regulations governing the evaluation of Title VII projects but do not have evaluation training. Six types of bilingual projects are required to fulfill the evaluation requirements specified in the June 19, 1986 Bilingual Education Regulations (Sections 500.50, 500.51, 500.52): (1) transitional (basic) projects; (2) developmental (basic) projects; (3) special alt...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Bilingual Students; Educational Policy; Evaluation; Evaluation Criteria
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED193954: An Evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs) as Used for the Diffusion of Bilingual Projects. Volume II: Technical Discussion and Appendices. - ERIC
This report describes an evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs), sets of manuals and other materials intended to help a school district adopt and implement an exemplary education project. Four PIPs were evaluated in a field test, each PIP describing a different bilingual project. It was concluded that the awareness materials produced few applications for PIPs. Field-test sites that received PIPs tended not to follow PIP guidelines closely, but to adapt them extensively, often with goo...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Diffusion; Evaluation Methods; Summative Evaluation
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED382034: English as Official Language: An Act of Unification or Segregation? - ERIC
This report discusses four bills that have been introduced to the House of Representatives to amend Title IV of the United States Code to declare English as the official language of the United States, as well as for other purposes. The first two bills, H.R. 123 and H.R. 345, are both entitled the Language Government Act. they are very similar in that they recognize the ethnic, cultural, and linguistic diversity of the United States and propose the declaration of English as the official language ...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; English; Federal Legislation; Official Languages; Voting
Downloads: 8
[texts]Bilingual/Multilingual Service Delivery in U.S. Health Care: A Synopsis and Critique of the Recent Literature

Keywords: BILINGUAL EDUCATION; LANGUAGE; CULTURE; HEALTH CARE DELIVERY; RACIAL ATTITUDES
Downloads: 14
[texts]ASTHO Bilingual Health Initiative Report and Recommendations: State Health Agency Strategies to Develop Linguistically Relevant Public Health Systems

Keywords: MINORITY GROUPS; BILINGUAL EDUCATION; STATE PROGRAMS; PUBLIC HEALTH; NEEDS ASSESSMENT
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[movies]When I Dream Dreams - brian birdwell, Andy McDaniel, Keenan Sloan, Kim Smith, Dr. Robert Huesca
In 1918, Texas, along with many other states, enacted statutes that made the speaking of any language other than English on public school grounds illegal. These laws remained active until the US Congress passed the Bilingual Education Act in 1968. Through personal interviews with distinguished leaders and educators -- all native Spanish/English-speakers -- "When I Dream Dreams" explores the complex psychological and social effects of these laws by relating the experiences of these people as stud...
Keywords: bilingual education; Spanish; Texas history; education; bilingualism; San Antonio
Downloads: 1,403
[texts]ERIC ED222074: Approaches to the Evaluation of Bilingual Education: An International Perspective. Professional Papers CZ-1. - ERIC
The evaluation of bilingual education programs is complicated by such factors as the diversity of evaluation methodologies and program goals and the reliability of instruments for minority language students. Three bilingual program evaluations in foreign countries are described in terms of their different contexts and approaches in order to raise issues about bilingual education program evaluation...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Educational Assessment; Elementary Education; Evaluation Methods; Foreign Countries; Immersion Programs; Program Evaluation
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED222083: The View from the Firing Line: Evaluation of Bilingual Education Programs. Professional Papers MC-1. - ERIC
Evaluations of bilingual education programs have received criticism from many sources. This criticism has been partially due to difficulties in obtaining hard data in bilingual settings, such as the lack of test instruments for bilingual children, the lack of appropriate reference groups, and the deficiencies of traditional evaluation models. The special problems involved in evaluating bilingual programs are described along with emerging solutions...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Bilingual Students; Elementary Secondary Education; Evaluation Methods; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Research Methodology
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED348716: Comparing Superintendents', Title VII Directors', and School Principals' Perceptions of Capacity Building Success. - ERIC
The Title VII Bilingual Education Act was enacted in 1968 and reauthorized in 1988 to counteract the low academic achievement of limited-English-proficient students (LEPs). Through a competitive grant program, funds are provided to local education agencies (LEAs) to establish programs to serve LEP students. Based on findings of a national study that examined the impact of Title VII grants on LEA capacity building, i.e., the institutionalization of effective strategies for serving LEP populations...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Elementary Secondary Education; Federal Legislation; Grants; Limited English Speaking; Principals; Program Effectiveness; School Districts; Special Needs Students; Superintendents
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED266202: William H. Taft High School Project HOLA 1983-1984. O.E.A. Evaluation Report. - ERIC
This report evaluates Project HOLA, in its first year of funding, which provides instruction in English as a second language, Spanish language skills, and bilingual instruction in mathematics, science, and social studies to approximately 230 students in a high school in Bronx, New York. The report examines the project's long- and short-range goals, its organizational structure in the school, and the school climate for mainstreamed students...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; English (Second Language); High Schools; Hispanic Americans; Mainstreaming; Native Language Instruction; Program Evaluation; Program Improvement
[texts]ERIC ED221051: Bilingual Education Tradition in the U.S.: Transition vs. Maintenance Models. - ERIC
The political and educational rationales for bilingual education in the United States and the implications of transitional and maintenance programs are examined. Following a period of adherence to English-only instruction which resulted in academic failure for minority children, support grew for the concept of bilingual education. The provisions of the 1968 Bilingual Education Act, the revised Act of 1974, the Lau versus Nichols decision, and the Lau regulations are described...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Comparative Analysis; Educational Objectives; Educational Philosophy; Educational Policy; Elementary Secondary Education; Federal Legislation; Language Maintenance; Language of Instruction
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED241759: Overcoming Obstacles to Full Participation of Trainees in Bilingual Vocational Training Programs. Final Report. - ERIC
This study examines obstacles faced by limited English-speaking adults in bilingual vocational training projects. Methods and procedures used in nine federally funded bilingual vocational training projects to resolve the identified obstacles are documented, and their usefulness is assessed. The purpose and background of the study are first surveyed. The obstacles to trainee participation encountered in the projects are then identified...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Access to Education; Adult Programs; Adult Vocational Education; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Educational Research; Federal Programs; Job Training; Limited English Speaking; Participation
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED217701: Children's Second Language Learning. Language in Education: Theory and Practice, No. 47. - ERIC
This monograph discusses the state of the art in child second language acquisition research. It is of particular interest to teachers, administrators, and others concerned with educating children whose first language is not English. The first chapter deals with preschool second language acquisition. It examines processes of acquiring the sound system, the meaning system, the rules for language use, the developmental stages in acquisition, and the differences between first and second language lea...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Child Language; Early Childhood Education; Language Acquisition; Literature Reviews; Program Effectiveness; Second Language Learning; Teaching Methods
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED221639: The Remigration of the Puerto Rican Student as a Factor in School Adjustment. - ERIC
The growing number of Puerto Rican return migrants (those who return to Puerto Rico after having lived in the United States mainland for several years) face sociological, psychological, and linguistic and social adaptation problems. To meet these students' linguistic needs, the Puerto Rican Department of Education has developed several bilingual education programs. Some studies indicate that, compared to non-migrant students, return migrant students are more poorly adjusted to school, lack confi...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Adjustment (to Environment); Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Economic Factors; Elementary Secondary Education; Migrant Youth; Migration; Puerto Ricans; Student Characteristics; Student Mobility; Transfer Students
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED266201: South Bronx High School Career Awareness/Survival Skills Bilingual Program 1983-1984. O.E.A. Evaluation Report. - ERIC
This report evaluates a program, in its second year of funding, which provides instruction in English as a second language (ESL) and native language arts to Hispanic students in a Bronx, New York high school. Bilingual instruction is also provided in social studies, mathematics, and science. The program was designed to develop career awareness and to encourage students to develop their bilingual skills as a potential asset in the business world...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Academic Achievement; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Career Guidance; English (Second Language); High Schools; Hispanic Americans; Native Language Instruction; Program Evaluation; Program Improvement
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED365133: Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Title VII Programs in New York State, 1992-93. - ERIC
This publication is a comprehensive listing of 1992-93 funded bilingual education projects by district, number of pupils in the program, grade level, language or type of program, grant amount awarded, and project director or contact person. The following programs are included: (1) transitional bilingual education programs, (2) special alternative instructional programs, (3) developmental bilingual education programs, (4) special populations programs, (5) academic excellence programs, (6) family ...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Educational Legislation; Elementary Secondary Education; English (Second Language); Family Programs; Financial Support; Literacy Education; Second Languages; Transitional Programs
Downloads: 12
[texts]ERIC ED367459: Bilingual Models for Early Childhood Education: Birth to Five Years. - ERIC
This paper describes a project undertaken by the Free Kindergarten Association-Multicultural Resource Centre in Victoria, Australia, to develop policies, models, and strategies for establishing and maintaining bilingual programs in preschool or child care centers, either as full bilingual programs or as bilingual perspectives in other programs. After describing existing language programs in primary schools and preschools, the paper reports on a case study of bilingual instruction at three child ...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Day Care; English (Second Language); Foreign Countries; Minority Groups; Multicultural Education; Preschool Education; Program Development; Second Language Programs
Downloads: 5
[texts]ERIC ED356115: Bilingual Education: A New Beginning. - ERIC
This paper discusses the education of Mexican-American students along the Mexico-United States border. A brief review of historical and cultural perspectives suggests that the Mexican population in the border area continues to increase because the area is culturally and linguistically accomodating. Schools that teach the dominant Anglo culture fail in providing equal educational opportunities to students whose cultural and linguistic backgrounds are different...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Biculturalism; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Educational Opportunities; Elementary Secondary Education; English (Second Language); Equal Education; Limited English Speaking; Mexican American Education; Mexican Americans; Multicultural Education
Downloads: 59
[texts]ERIC ED312111: Respecting Differences: The Hope for a Global Community. Annual Bilingual Multicultural Education Conference (15th, Anchorage, Alaska, January 30-February 3, 1989). - ERIC
This booklet lists the organizers and describes the agenda of a conference on the theme of respect for, and understanding of, cultural differences as the basis of global community. Workshop sessions are described and three keynote speeches are reprinted, together with four student essays that best captured the conference's theme. The keynote speeches generally promoted bicultural and bilingual education as means of opening up students' understanding of the world...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Conferences; Cultural Pluralism; Indigenous Populations; Intercultural Programs; International Cooperation; International Educational Exchange; Multicultural Education; Workshops
Downloads: 12
[texts]ERIC ED385321: Compton Community College General Education Associate of Arts/Certification, Bilingual Immersion Program for the California State University System. - ERIC
The Compton Community College (CCC) General Education Associate of Arts/Certification Bilingual Immersion Program (BIP) is designed to allow English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) or limited English proficiency (LEP) students to study subjects beyond ESL in a bilingual setting. Current ESL programs offer students no oppurtunity to take degree/transfer credit courses until they have achieved proficiency in English, usually a 3-year process...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Associate Degrees; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Community Colleges; English (Second Language); Immersion Programs; Limited English Speaking; Two Year Colleges
Downloads: 8
[texts]ERIC ED308055: A Brief History of Bilingual Education in Spanish. ERIC Digest. - ERIC
This digest provides a history of American bilingual education in Spanish from the late 1950's onward, to help educators serve Mexican American students. From 1958 to 1968 curriculum reforms influenced by the launch of Sputnik combined with an influx of Spanish-speaking immigrants from Cuba to effect development of bilingual programs in south Florida public schools; such programs were copied in other areas...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Education Programs; Educational History; Elementary Secondary Education; English (Second Language); Language of Instruction; Mexican American Education
Downloads: 5
[movies]Monday Night Live 08-27-08: Dual Language Immersion Programs - Monday Night Live
A weekly Public Access interview show hosted by Keith Roe. This Week's guests are Christina McGrinson, Teacher; Karen Woodworth, Parent; and Martin Sloan, Student. The people around this table this evening will share the perspectives of parents, students and teachers as they describe a program instituted in 1999 in Kalamazoo that has challenge, educated and motivated Spanish speaking and English speaking children to read, write and express themselves in two languages...
Keywords: Talk Show; Interview; Community Access; Monday Night Live; Keith Roe; Kalamazoo; Dual Language Immersion; Bilingual Education
Downloads: 145
[texts]ERIC ED228845: Glossary of Bilingual Education Terms. - ERIC
A glossary of bilingual education terms provides definitions of approximately 160 commonly used concepts in an attempt to standardize their usage. The major terms are organized alphabetically with related or subordinate terms listed under the major concepts. The glossary is designed for California bilingual educators in order to provide them with operational definitions of terms which appear in legislation, regulations, guidelines, and other documents related to bilingual education...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Definitions; Elementary Secondary Education; Glossaries; Second Language Instruction; Thesauri
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED223079: On TESOL '81. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (15th, Detroit, Michigan, March 3-8, 1981). - ERIC
The 20 conference papers in this volume address five general themes related to English as a second language (ESL): the ESL learner, the teacher, second language acquisition theory and practice, bilingual education, and the use of literature in second language classrooms. Among the specific topics addressed are: successful learning styles, ethnic styles in classroom discourse, ESL reading proficiency testing strategies, second language learning strategies in the elementary classroom, teacher educ...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; English (Second Language); Literature; Second Language Instruction; Second Language Learning; Teaching Methods
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED229440: Tests and Testing for Bilingual Children: A Bibliography of Literature. - ERIC
This annotated listing cites tests, guides, dissertations, journal articles, research reports, reference materials, and conference papers and proceedings regarding tests and testing for bilingual children. Items cited were published between 1964-81. The listing is one of a series of bibliographies from a computerized database, Bilingual Education Bibliographic Abstracts. The 85 entries were compiled to provide access to resources, materials, research, and developments in testing...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Elementary Secondary Education; Measurement; Program Development; Resource Materials; Test Reviews; Testing; Tests
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED239450: Special Education and the Bilingual Child. Proceedings of Conference Held at Pasadena Hilton (Pasadena, California, December 3, 1981). - ERIC
The following eleven papers and appendixes were presented at this conference: (1) "The Exceptional Child: A New Challenge for Exceptional People," by Leonard Baca; (2) "A Theoretical Framework for Bilingual Instruction: How Does It Apply to Students in Special Education," by Fred Tempes; (3) "An Overview of the Requirements of Special Education (SB 1870) and Bilingual Education (AB 507)," by Eunice Cox and Maria Vasquez; (4) "Issues Regarding the Use of Interpreters and Translators in a School S...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Elementary Secondary Education; Limited English Speaking; Special Education
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED214383: Directory of Computerized Resources in Bilingual Education. - ERIC
This is a guide to databases and computerized search services in the field of bilingual education. The first section of the guide lists 37 computerized databases which can be searched online to locate bibliographic, statistical, legislative, and other information about bilingual education and about other subject areas related to the education of minority language populations. The second section of the guide lists organizations in the national Title VII support-services network through which onli...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Databases; Documentation; Indexes; Information Retrieval; Online Systems
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED208122: Final Evaluation Report on Detroit's Title IV-C Bilingual Project, 1978-1979. - ERIC
The Elementary Secondary Education Act Title IV-C Bilingual Project instituted in the Detroit (Michigan) Public Schools consisted of two bilingual learning centers at a target school which served 114 students in grades one through five during the 1978-1979 school year. Materials and assistance were also offered to a parochial school. A total of six product objectives related to student outcomes and two process objectives related to instructional variables were identified as the goals of the prog...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Academic Achievement; Bilingual Education; Elementary Education; Pretests Posttests; Program Descriptions; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED206787: Parental Involvement and Participation in Bilingual Education: A Guide. (El Involucramiento y la Participacion de los Padres en la Educacion Bilingue: Una Guia.) - ERIC
This is a bilingual guide to parental involvement and participation in bilingual education programs funded under Title VII and other Federal acts. The guide also outlines activities through which parents and the community may become involved in education. Various levels of participation are discussed along with impediments to participation. The report concludes with a list of ways in which schools can transmit useful information to parents...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Community Involvement; Elementary Secondary Education; Federal Legislation; Parent Participation; Parent School Relationship
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED193948: Working Definitions of Terms for the Bilingual Instructional Features Study. Planning Paper 1. Bilingual Instructional Features Planning Study. - ERIC
This report is one of five submitted as products of a "Study Designed to Assist Planning of Research on Significant Instructional Features in Bilingual Education Programs." The reports are intended to assist the National Institute of Education (NIE) in its plans for a major new research study in bilingual education. The present volume is a discussion of working definitions of terms for use in the features study...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Definitions; Educational Planning; Educational Research; Elementary Secondary Education; Instructional Development; Vocabulary
[texts]ERIC ED193955: An Evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs) as Used for the Diffusion of Bilingual Projects. Volume III: A Prototype Guide to Measuring Achievement Level and Program Impact on Achievement in Bilingual Projects. - ERIC
This report describes an evaluation of Project Information Packages (PIPs), sets of manuals and other materials intended to help a school district adopt and implement an exemplary education project. Four PIPs were evaluated in a field test, each PIP describing a different bilingual project. It was concluded that the awareness materials produced few application for PIPs. Field-test sites that received PIPs tended not to follow PIP guidelines closely, but to adapt them extensively, often with good...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Academic Achievement; Bilingual Education; Diffusion; Program Effectiveness; Summative Evaluation
[texts]ERIC ED320418: A Paradigm Regained: Conflict Perspective on Language Use in Bilingual Educational and Social Contexts. - ERIC
The validity of the consensus paradigm dominant in sociolinguistics is questioned. Social scientists working in this paradigm take the perspective of society as an aggregate operating through agreement between its constituent elements, working to the benefit of the aggregate. The best-known of the consensus-oriented theories is structural-functionalism (S-F), which sees society as a system of mutually supportive institutions where each institution contributes to the system as a whole, maintainin...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Acculturation; Bilingual Education; Bilingualism; Foreign Countries; Language Research; Language Role; Linguistic Theory; Sociolinguistics
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED236946: Profiles of Bilingual Education Programs. Final Report. - ERIC
A project to produce reports on ten effective bilingual education programs is described. The work involved in generating the report series was conducted in four phases: site identification and development of report formats, selection of sites and report writers, visits of writers to the program sites, and review and submission of the reports. The criteria for selection of bilingual program sites, the sites featured in the report series, descriptions of the selected programs and report writers, a...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education Programs; Elementary Secondary Education; Program Descriptions; Reports
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED362037: How Not To Embark on a Bilingual Education Policy in a Developing Country: The Case of Nigeria. - ERIC
This paper traces the origin and development of bilingual education in Nigeria. Necessary facilities for a successful implementation of a bilingual education policy in a developing country such as Nigeria are discussed. The paper argues that, although there was a genuine need for Nigeria to embark on a bilingual education policy in the first place, the policy was, however, too ambitious and unrealistic...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Case Studies; Developing Nations; Foreign Countries; Language Planning; Policy Formation; Public Policy
Downloads: 9
[movies]COEUS Fashion Show - COEUS International School Podcast
A taste of what the COEUS Fashion show was in May. This event was organized by seven grade students Bertha and Quiana.
Keywords: COEUS International School bilingual education dual-language English Arabic French Greek Mandarin Spanish
Downloads: 665
[texts]ERIC ED216530: Faces and Facets of Bilingualism. Bilingual Educational Series: 10. Papers in Applied Linguistics. - ERIC
Four essays are presented on the subject of bilingualism, with the specific purpose of providing information for teachers about the ways in which they can help language minority children sustain their first language while acquiring English. After an introduction by G. Richard Tucker, the following papers are presented: (1) "Bilingualism: Its Nature and Significance," by Wallace E. Lambert; (2) "Bilingual Education and First Language Acquisition," by Catherine E...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Bilingualism; Cognitive Style; English (Second Language); Language Acquisition; Second Language Learning
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED198215: A Report on the Cuban Students in the Dade County Public Schools, Miami, Florida: Working Papers on Meeting the Education Needs of Cultural Minorities. - ERIC
This paper was commissioned by the Education Commission of the States to identify and discuss the educational needs of Cuban students in the United States. Historical background is presented in the first section with discussions of the characteristics of Cubans who were educated in Dade County, Florida, in the sixties and seventies and of the strategies used by the school system to meet their needs...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Cubans; Educational Needs; Elementary Secondary Education; English (Second Language); Program Development; Refugees
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED227665: A Handbook for Evaluating ESEA Title VII Bilingual Education Programs. - ERIC
Practical guidelines and recommended approaches for designing and conducting evaluations of ESEA Title VII bilingual education programs are presented for program directors and evaluators. The three volumes include a guide to evaluation basics, a designers' manual, and a technical appendix. The first volume provides an overview of evaluation issues and procedures. The second volume discusses specific procedures involved in planning and conducting an evaluation, establishing baseline data, monitor...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education Programs; Elementary Secondary Education; Evaluation Methods; Guides; Program Evaluation
Downloads: 7
[texts]ERIC ED349827: LEA Title VII Program Evaluations. Panel Presentations. - ERIC
These panel presentations focus on LEA Title VII Program Evaluations. Raj Balu, an administrator of bilingual programs in Chicago presents information regarding the bilingual education program in the Chicago public schools, as well as information on Title VII programs and what kind of evaluation is being done. Jesus Salazar, who is currently evaluating the Eastman Project for the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) provides background information on the LAUSD, describes the Eastman proje...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education Programs; Elementary Secondary Education; Limited English Speaking; Program Descriptions; Program Evaluation
Downloads: 6
[texts]ERIC ED214322: Problems and Issues in Educating Bilingual Handicapped Children with Implications for Teacher Education. - ERIC
The paper charts problems and issues involved in serving bilingual handicapped students, and proposes a framework for educating culturally diverse children. Among issues touched upon are those of group identity vs. national unity, use of the native language vs. English, introduction of the second language into the curriculum, and teacher preparation. The authors propose a framework which takes into account cultural background, teacher characteristics and preparation, and the learning process...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Cultural Differences; Cultural Influences; Disabilities; Teacher Education
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED186219: Matematica Para La Escuela Secundaria, Primer Curso de Algebra (Parte 1). Traduccion Preliminar de la Edicion Inglesa Revisada. (Mathematics for High School, First Course in Algebra, Part 1. Preliminary Translation of the Revised English Edition). - ERIC
This is the student text for part one of a three-part SMSG algebra course for high school students. The principal objective of the text is to help the student develop an understanding and appreciation of some of the algebraic structure as a basis for the techniques of algebra. Chapter topics include congruence; numbers and variables; operations; real numbers; and properties of addition, multiplication, and division...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Algebra; Bilingual Education; Instructional Materials; Mathematics Curriculum; Mathematics Instruction; Secondary Education; Secondary School Mathematics
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED207198: A Literature Review: Competencies for Principals of Bilingual/Community Schools. - ERIC
Annotations of 16 documents, derived from a search of doctoral dissertations and the ERIC system, discuss the skills and competencies needed by principals or other administrators of bilingual schools or programs. A brief introduction lists the seven categories of competencies identified by the documents, comprising change promotion, conflict resolution, human relations, community involvement, instructional staff selection and development, comprehensive planning, and acquisition of other cultures...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Administrator Qualifications; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Schools; Competence; Elementary Secondary Education; Principals; Program Administration
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED207335: A Historical Approach to Legal Aspects of Bilingual Education. - ERIC
Court decisions relating to bilingual education in the United States are synthesized and analyzed. In addition to cases relating specifically to language of instruction, those dealing with desegregation and racial or ethnic discrimination are reviewed. In decisions involving the teaching of foreign languages in elementary school, during the period 1923-1947, the trend was to invalidate state statutes prohibiting the teaching of foreign languages below the eighth grade...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Court Doctrine; Court Litigation; Desegregation Litigation; Educational Discrimination; Elementary Secondary Education; History
Downloads: 4
[texts]ERIC ED351134: Australian Aboriginal Language Early Childhood Education Programmes. - ERIC
This report discusses the provision of culturally appropriate early childhood programs in Australian Aboriginal language in Australia, and the education of teachers for these programs. The first section of the report examines the education of indigenous peoples in the context of the current Australian education system. Evidence in support of the value of bilingual education is presented. The second section reviews the history of the relation between Australian Aboriginal peoples and European set...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bilingual Education; Early Childhood Education; Educational Policy; Foreign Countries; Self Determination; Teacher Education
Downloads: 9
[texts]ERIC ED233562: Language Planning. - ERIC
An overview of the field of language planning and an updated bibliography are presented. Language planning is defined as the planning of deliberate changes in the form or use of a language or language variety and viewed as a subdiscipline of sociolinguistics. Among the topics discussed are the scope of language planning, an ideal language planning program, aims of language planning, types and levels of language planning, the role of the linguist in language planning, language planning surveys, i...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bibliographies; Bilingual Education; Educational Policy; Language Planning; Sociolinguistics; Surveys
Downloads: 12
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